BriskBard 1.3.0reviewed by Tony Hill (rating: 4.5/5) on
Note: review was written for version 1.3.0 of BriskBard
Briskbard is an all-in-one app that combines web browser, email client, instant messaging client and other commonly used internet tools. It has tabbed user interface, where each tab can have a unique function. One tab can be used as web browser, another one as ftp client, one as email client, media player, newsgroup reader, IM client and more.
Each tab also has a unique icon based on its function, and you can also color each tab differently, so you will be able to quickly distinct between tabs of the same function. With integrated bookmark manager, you can also access any saved ftp server or irc server instantly. Bookmarks can also be exported or imported in different formats.
App can be configured to show on-screen notifications from email messages and new articles from newsgroup feeds. For adding newsgroup servers, both Atom and RSS formats are supported. For storing your contacts, there is also a contact manager, which can be accessed from either email client, newsgroup reader or message editor.
So, if you are looking for an app to simplify your daily internet activities and manage them all in one place, than look no further, because this may be the app for you.
• All in one app combining most commonly used internet tools • On-screen notifications for new messages and articles
What's new in this version
• Important bug fix that affected the stability of BriskBard in a few websites using Flash • Hides the mouse cursor automatically in the media player when you activate the full screen mode